We cannot express enough our gratitude to the many individuals and businesses that have so generously contributed to Community Cultivators.  Without your support our work would not be possible.

Individual Donors

  • Terri Sweet
  • Patty Butler
  • Teri Chu
  • Susan Sharp
  • Diana Stillman
  • Patty Cassidy
  • Sandra Galli
  • Carl Triebs
  • Nina Neilson
  • Laura Rumph
  • Carol Schlank
  • Jan Abushakrah
  • Terrie Marsh
  • Amanda Kelley-Lopez
  • Leslie Campbell
  • Gina Higgins
  • Lynn Kulongoski
  • Kate Bodin
  • Patricia Hale
  • Grant Richards
  • Eric Lindstrom
  • Shauna Volk
  • Michelle Lang
  • Scott Kachlany
  • Irene Sharp

Corporate Donors

nmdesignlogoNatalie McGuire Designs is generously donating their services to Community Cultivators as we transition into our new name and identity.  Natalie has just completed our new logo and will provide brand design and development, website and digital strategy review, website updates, and new marketing materials. An avid gardener, fabulous designer and all around joy to work with – we are so grateful to Natalie for her work!

gardinnovationlogoGardinnovations graciously donated a GardenFrame in 2017, and is continuing to support Community Cultivators by providing us GardenFrames to beta test in our own garden.  GardenFrames is a beautiful raised gardening system that allows raised beds to be built by anyone, anywhere, with minimal effort and maximum elegance.  Learn more by visiting their website:

521799_548121778561402_611141837_nMany thanks to Portland Nursery for their generous donation of seeds to our 2017 seed swaps.  Portland Nursery is a local business, dedicated to quality and service, and is also committed to being an active part of the community by offering support of local organizations and numerous informative classes throughout the year. Portland Nursery has two locations on the East side of Portland, or you can learn more about this wonderful business by visiting their website:

victoryseedslogoThank you Victory Seed Company for your generous 2016 donation of rare, open-pollinated, non-GMO, non-hybrid, heirloom seeds. We are excited to try these locally produced varieties of rare and diverse crop seeds, and sharing them with future gardeners. We look forward to sharing pictures and stories with you throughout the growing season!

hartsseedslogoThe Charles C. Hart Seed Company made a generous donation of seeds in 2016, for which we are grateful. Our gardeners are amazed by the variety of options available for their gardening pleasure, and are truly looking forward to planting, growing and eating  good food. We look forward to sharing pictures of the gardens throughout the seasons and the good times had by our gardeners!

seedsaverslogoA great many thanks to Seed Savers Exchange for their generous donation of heirloom seeds in 2016.  Our gardeners are excited to try their hand at growing these rare and diverse varieties of crop seeds, and sharing them with future gardeners.  We look forward to sharing pictures and stories throughout the growing season!

highmowinglogoMany thanks to  High Mowing Organic Seeds for their generous donation of 100% organic, non-GMO verified seeds in 2016. Our gardeners are looking forward to planting and growing  good food, and we look forward to sharing pictures of good times!

doveviviDuring the month of August 2016, Dove Vivi donated 10% of their Tuesday profits to Weaver’s Tale, the total of which exceeded $1000! Please patron this wonderful Portland business who is giving back to the community. Thank you Dove Vivi, and thanks to all of your wonderful patrons who helped make this possible.


cravecateringlogoFresh ingredients were generously donated by Crave Catering from the Crave Catering Farm for our August 2016 Cooking From the Garden Class. Many thanks for your support and delicious generosity!

download-1When you shop on AmazonSmile and select Weavers Tale Retreat Center as the charitable organization you wish to support, the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of all eligible purchases to Community Cultivators (formerly Weaver’s Tale) at no additional cost to you.  Thank you for your contributions, and thank you Amazon for making this possible!